Henry Albert Smith
A suspected bank robber charged with killing a Vallejo police officer will stand trial after a Solano County judge ruled that enough evidence exists against him.
Testimony began Tuesday morning in the preliminary hearing for a man accused of fatally shooting Vallejo Police Officer James Capoot during a pursuit after a bank robbery in November 2011.
A Solano County Superior Court judge issued a gag order Thursday morning that prohibits attorneys from publicly discussing the case involving the murder of Vallejo police officer James Capoot.
The man accused of fatally shooting Vallejo police Officer James Capoot earlier this month pleaded not guilty to capital murder charges in a Fairfield courtroom Tuesday morning.
The man accused of fatally shooting Vallejo police Officer James Capoot during a chase that followed a bank robbery last week made his first appearance in Solano County Superior Court Monday afternoon.
An alleged bank robber suspected of fatally shooting a Vallejo police officer Thursday has been identified as 37-year-old Henry Albert Smith, a police spokesman said Friday.